Beastie Boys‘ Mike D has confirmed that the band will release their new album, ‘Hot Sauce Committee Pt 2’, this spring.
Speaking to BBC Radio 1, the rapper said that ‘Pt 1’ of ‘Hot Sauce Committee’ was “still delayed”, but added of its counterpart: “The second one is coming out as originally scheduled.”
He went on to say that the band are “open” to touring the new album, although he added: “We’re still going to have to see how he’s [bandmate Adam Yauch] doing.”
Mike D also confirmed that the band are working on a new video together. “We’ve got a video we got to finish, a big video,” he said. “I know people don’t make big videos any more but we made a big video. It’s not even a video, it’s a film-eo. A cinematic, short film.”